Partnership News and Updates

What's good for sage grouse in southwestern Wyoming is often good for mule deer, according to a study released today. The study published in the online journal Ecosphere is the first to quantify how...
The Sage Grouse Initiative (SGI) seeks a part-time Communications and Social Media Specialist (Specialist). The Specialist will work closely with the SGI Communications Director and Coordination...
The Harney County Restoration Collaborative and High Desert Partnership are pleased to announce the Harney County Small Diameter Tree Economic Summit to be held at the Harney County Community Center...
Pheasants Forever and partners invite qualified contractors to submit proposals to develop a guide to the 2014 Farm Bill for fish and wildlife conservation.

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Study Finds Mule Deer Enjoy Fruits of Sage Grouse Protections

What's good for sage grouse in southwestern Wyoming is often good for mule deer, according to a study released today. The study published in the online journal Ecosphere is the first to quantify how conservation of greater sage grouse has offered incidental benefits to migratory mule deer.

Sage Grouse Initiative Communications & Social Media Specialist

The Sage Grouse Initiative (SGI) seeks a part-time Communications and Social Media Specialist (Specialist). The Specialist will work closely with the SGI Communications Director and Coordination Team.

Harney County Small Diameter Tree Economic Summit

The Harney County Restoration Collaborative and High Desert Partnership are pleased to announce the Harney County Small Diameter Tree Economic Summit to be held at the Harney County Community Center, 484 N. Broadway in Burns, Oregon on October 8th and 9th.

2014 Farm Bill Guide Development RFP

Pheasants Forever and partners invite qualified contractors to submit proposals to develop a guide to the 2014 Farm Bill for fish and wildlife conservation.

At a Washington Ranch, It’s for the Birds – and Elk

Most landowners would give up when faced with the challenges on Nine Pine Ranch near Chewelah, Washington, but not Glen Hafer. After trying for 40 years to farm his piece of land in the Colville River Valley, Hafer decided to convert it back to its original glory – wetlands.

Recent Study: 'Strong link' Between Grouse Breeding Grounds, Private Lands

The study, published by the Sage Grouse Initiative, a partnership led by the Natural Resources Conservation Service, found that 85 percent of breeding grounds, known as leks, were clustered within 6 miles of these wet summer habitats.

Migratory Bird Joint Venture Conservation Champion Award

This award is given to partners and partnerships that have demonstrated a long-term commitment and dedication to the important work of the Joint Ventures.

Read the Fall e-Newsletter!

Please enjoy your Fall e-Newsletter from the IWJV partners and staff. Next ranching generation, funding tips for conservation, picky Mountain Plover and more! Thank you for reading!

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